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Handel, George Frideric

Syllabification: Han·del, George Frideric
Pronunciation: /ˈhandl
 
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Definition of Handel, George Frideric in English:

( 1685–1759), German composer and organist, resident in Britain from 1712; born Georg Friedrich Händel. He is chiefly remembered for his oratorio Messiah (1742), his Water Music suite (circa 1717), and his Music for the Royal Fireworks (1749).

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